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(6R)-5,6,7,8-Tetrahydrobiopterin dihydrochloride

(6R)-5,6,7,8-Tetrahydrobiopterin dihydrochloride
(6R)-5,6,7,8-Tetrahydrobiopterin dihydrochloride
Product Code : 589
Product Description

(6R)-5,6,7,8-Tetrahydrobiopterin dihydrochloride

  • Synonym: (6R)-BH4

    • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation): C9H15N5O3 · 2HCl

    • Molecular Weight: 314.17

    • CAS Number: 69056-38-8

 olubility  


water, oxygen free: soluble19.60 - 20.40 mg/mL, clear to slightly hazy, colorless to faintly yellow
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Natural cofactor for phenylalanine hydroxylase, tyrosine hydroxylase, tryptophan hydroxylase, and nitric oxide synthetase.

Packaging

5, 25, 100 mg in glass bottle

Preparation Note

(6R)-5,6,7,8-Tetrahydrobiopterin dihydrochloride ((6R)-BH4 ) is soluble in oxygen free water at 19.60 - 20.40 mg/ml and yields a clear to slightly hazy, colorless to faint yellow solution.

Application

(6R)-BH4 has been used as a buffer component for assaying tyrosine hydroxylase enzyme activity in mouse brain tissues3. (6R)-BH4 has also been identified as an activator compound from a LOPAC library screen using a fluorogenic α-glucosidase assay4.

Features and Benefits

This compound is also offered as part of Sigma′s Library of Pharmacologically Active Compounds (LOPAC®1280), a biologically annotated collection of high-quality, ready-to-screen compounds. 

This compound is featured on the Dopamine, Norepinephrine and Epinephrine Synthesis and Nitric Oxide Synthases

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